Phillippi Creek Village Restaurant & Oyster Bar, Sarasota
What to order: the Creek Combo Pots―steam-table trays of steamed seafood―with wine or one of 12 draft beer options.
The view: Placid Phillippi Creek, home to boaters, lots of birds, and the occasional alligator.
What you’ll shell out: $12–$28 for entrées.
Check it out: 5353 South Tamiami Trail; 941/925-4444 or creekseafood.com